Relevance Theory, Literature and (Trans)forming Knowledge: A Seminar with Deirdre Wilson

On 13th March members of the (Trans)forming Knowledge stream were visited by Deirdre Wilson, Emeritus Professor of Linguistics at University College London and Research Professor at the Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature at the University of Oslo. We had invited Professor Wilson in consequence of her pioneering work, with Dan Sperber, on … Continue reading “Relevance Theory, Literature and (Trans)forming Knowledge: A Seminar with Deirdre Wilson”

1 May 2019 by

Diversity with Style: Queer Mexico

On Wednesday 25 October 2017, the ‘Intersecting Identities’ stream welcomed Professor Paul Julian Smith, Distinguished Professor in Latin American, Iberian, and Latino Cultures and Comparative Literature in the Graduate Center of CUNY, New York, who presented material from his forthcoming book, Queer Mexico: Cinema and Television since 2000 (Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2018).  Paul’s presentation … Continue reading “Diversity with Style: Queer Mexico”

12 December 2017 by